All posts by Andy Jones-Wilkins

Andy Jones-Wilkins

finished in the top 10 men at the Western States 100 7-straight times. He's sponsored by Patagonia and Drymax socks and is iRunFar's editorialist.

When It Ceases to be Fun
When It Ceases to be Fun
on November 9, 2018
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An essay about mentally managing the difficulties of a long ultramarathon.


The Mysterious World of Mental Training
The Mysterious World of Mental Training
on November 2, 2018
20 Comments

AJW writes about mentally training for the difficult parts of ultramarathon racing.


Krissy Moehl and the 2009 UTMB
Krissy Moehl and the 2009 UTMB
on October 26, 2018
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A look back at Krissy Moehl’s win of the 2009 UTMB.


The Will to Keep Going
The Will to Keep Going
on October 12, 2018
15 Comments

On the psychology of ultrarunning.


A Weekend with the Yetis
A Weekend with the Yetis
on October 5, 2018
14 Comments

AJW writes about the Yeti 100 Mile and its race director Jason Green.


The Unsinkable Ben Hian
The Unsinkable Ben Hian
on September 28, 2018
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AJW writes about long-time ultrarunner Ben Hian.


In the Really Long Run
In the Really Long Run
on September 14, 2018
9 Comments

AJW writes about the intrigue and uniqueness of 200-mile ultramarathons.


The Great Contradiction
The Great Contradiction
on September 7, 2018
5 Comments

An essay about how the difficulty of running is part of what makes it a valuable endeavor.


Stretching Our Limits
Stretching Our Limits
on August 31, 2018
2 Comments

An essay about getting the best out of yourself.


The Remarkable Rob Krar
The Remarkable Rob Krar
on August 24, 2018
14 Comments

AJW writes about Rob Krar’s return to fitness to win the 2018 Leadville Trail 100 Mile following a major injury.